MSLA Bookmark Contest

  • Congratulations to Brooke Soares (Drafting '20) for winning the 2019 Diman bookmark contest! Her entry (pictured to the right) made it into the top 5 of the state contest and will be available in the Diman library this school year.

    2020 contest information

    The Massachusetts School Library Association has announced the 2020 Bookmark Contest! This year's theme is "School libraries build strong communities".

    Click here for the rules. See past winners for inspiration here.

    Format sheets:


    • Your bookmark printed at Diman (no matter what)
    • $50 bookstore gift card for the winner
    • $25 bookstore gift card for honorable mentions

    Here are the relevant dates:

    • January 31, 2020 - Submission deadline at Diman
    • February 3 - Mr. Byrnes submits Diman's winner to the contest
    • March 2-6 - Online voting by students
    • March 30 - Winners announced at MSLA Conference
    • May 13, 6-8 p.m. - Awards Ceremony at An Unlikely Story (111 South St, Plainville, MA 02762) 

    This year, Diman will be printing all the winning bookmarks and the poster-sized versions. We will also print Diman's winner to be given away in the library.

    Submit your bookmark to Mr. Byrnes via email or in person in the library.